HTC Titan Windows Phone 7.5 handset launches in the UK

WP 7.5 HTC Radar lands alongside higher spec HTC Titan

Before Nokia can officially unveil its first Windows Phone 7.5 Mango handsets Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC has launched the HTC Titan and HTC Radar to UK markets

The first of HTC’s Windows Phone 7.5 Mango handsets the HTC Titan and HTC Radar have gone on sale bringing the updated Microsoft mobile OS to UK consumers.

Officially unveiled back in August the two HTC branded Windows Phone 7.5 devices have landed ahead of the first Microsoft OS packing Nokia handset with the flailing Finnish phone manufacturer expected to launch its first collaborative handsets before the end of the year.

Hitting a selection of smartphone retailers including online outlet Clove and highstreet stores Phone 4u, the HTC Titan is backed up by the entry level HTC Radar, a 3.8-inch device packing a 5-megpixel camera and a 1GHz processor.

HTC Titan Specs

The first high-end handset of the Windows Phone 7.5 Mango generation the HTC Titan features a fanciful array of high-end specs from a 1.5GHz processor to 16GB of internal storage via the hefty 4.7-inch Super LCD touchscreen display which boasts an 800 x 480p resolution.

A 1.3-megapixel forward-facing camera is bolstered by an 8-megapixel rear-mounted offering with 512MB of RAM landing alongside the ability to shoot 720p HD video content.

HTC Titan Price

Whilst the HTC Radar is available now on a number of price plans including free on a £23.50 per month deal that sees it packed with 400 minutes, 3,000 texts and 250MB of inclusive data, the premium Titan is set to cost a little more.

Available for £498 on a sim free basis the HTC Titan can be snapped up at Phones 4u free on a £31 per month two year contract that will see the device packaged with 900 minutes, 3,000 texts and 500MB of inclusive data on the Vodafone network.

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